The Medieval Wine Town of Esslingen am Neckar

CONTRIBUTED BY CALIFORNIA GLOBETROTTER When Americans think about traveling to Europe, they have an image in their heads of fairytale-like towns that will transport them back to a time long since gone. They imagine towns with cobbledstone streets, colorful half-timbered buildings and perhaps a Knight in Shining Armour. But many don’t realize, nor can imagine the … Continue reading The Medieval Wine Town of Esslingen am Neckar

České Budějovice

České Budějovice: Castles, Beer & More! CONTRIBUTED BY CALIFORNIA GLOBETROTTER The capital of South Bohemia, České Budějovice is home to a large industrial center, which helped it to grow. The historic city center shows the wealth that the city once enjoyed with colorful, unique, intricate buildings which helps draw people in who are looking for … Continue reading České Budějovice

Spargel and Spargelzeit

CONTRIBUTED BY: AROUND THE WHEREVER  Although it sometimes still feels like winter, spring is coming to Germany. One sure sign is Spargelzeit. Not sure what that means? Take a look at this article out of our archives! In the mood to cook with Spargel? Try this awesome Spargelcremesuppe (spargel cream soup) recipe.  It’s coming up … Continue reading Spargel and Spargelzeit